While perusing these sources, I came to the conclusion that the wrap bracelet is still going strong-- although it is morphing into something slightly different. The bracelets that are oh-so-now only wrap around once, but you layer the heck out of them, wearing upwards of a dozen at a time. There are many that are knotted, in a micro-macrame fashion. We settled upon one style that we wanted to try out for you, and here it is:
|Shashi version found here for $62|
Our version features a segments (the connectors) from this chain, Swarovski flatbacks, and our new waxed Irish linen cord . It uses the knotting technique found in the tutorial "How to make a knotted waxed lined wrapped bracelet":
And here are our results!
So next time you see a celebrity wearing something you love and the thought occurs to you "I can do that" - go out and do it! It's a fun challenge to take on and very rewarding.